[mythtv-users] viewing problems with long shows on PS3

Greg Mitchell greg at nodecam.com
Mon Jul 5 00:14:49 UTC 2010

Andre wrote:
>>> I play 20 and 30GB recordings with my PS3, through uPnP but if you try to copy 
>>> the file to the PS3 then you hit a file system size problem.
>> I'm just trying to view via unpnp, and what you state about being able to view large recordings is what I've been reading.
>> What firmware version are you running on your PS3?
> The latest, but it's been working fine for a couple of years with several Myth versions and many many PS3 versions, I don't recall any problems with file length, I used it throughout the Chinese Olympics, those files were huge.
> I don't use it much now, most of the HD channels I get crash the PS3 far too regularly and picture quality is actually better now with VDPAU!
> But it does work.

Were you using Myth, or some sort of transcoding server?  I've never had 
Myth recordings play past the 4GB mark in the file on my (Fat) PS3.


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